george, bruno & bert

6 07 2007

In this rare photo, George Gershwin sits at the piano while legendary oboists Bruno Labate & Engelbert Brenner (with pipe) observe the conductor/soloist collaboration. Any help in identifying other musicians in this photo would be greatly appreciated!

George Gershwin in rehearsal




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24 10 2007
Nicholas West

This is George Gershwin rehearsing with conductor Willem van Hoogstraten (standing next to him) & the New York Philharmonic for a performance of “An American in Paris” in 1929.

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